Tutor profile: Sim (Chemistry, Maths & Physics) | Sim graduated f...


Chemistry, Maths and Physics

Sim's biography:

Sim graduated from Imperial College London in 2010 with a First Class Honours degree in Mathematics. He was awarded an academic prize for excellence in applied mathematics and graduated in the top 5 in his cohort.

Sim’s passion for his subject and enjoyment in supporting others learn led him to embark on a career within education. He completed the prestigious Teach First Leadership Development Programme in 2014 while teaching mathematics at a challenging secondary school in Kent. Sim was known for building strong relationships with all of his classes based on trust and mutual respect no matter how challenging the circumstances. His dedication, patience and subject knowledge allowed him to break down many students’ misconceptions and resulted in his classes achieving excellent results. After his first year, he was appointed KS5 Raising Attainment Lead and led the course which delivered the school’s first A grades. He previously has led students to achieving outstanding results through teaching at a leading South Kensington independent college, an outstanding grammar school in Kingston and 8 years of private tutoring.

Sim has recently left classroom teaching to work as a Management Consultant at PwC, however remains involved in education through mentoring A-level students in challenging circumstances. Sim’s diverse teaching background allows him to adapt his teaching style to suit the needs of his students in order for them to achieve and exceed their goals. In his personal time, Sim enjoys travelling, cycling, playing football and chess.

Sim's qualifications:

Sim qualified to teach Maths in 2013, and holds a Post Graduate Certificate of Education (PGCE) from Canterbury Christchurch University College.

University NameName of degreeYear of graduation
Imperial College LondonBSc (Hons) Mathematics2010

Recent testimonials:

"Similan has helped my son to structure his work and to take ownership in what he learns. Similan engaged with the way he learns and thinks, helping him to make huge progress in Physics and Chemistry in particular. Similan was an inspiration for Alex."

Tuesday, 2nd August 2016

Mother of IGCSE student in Kingston

Sim is available for online tuition

Sim is available for online tuition to students anywhere in the world. Find out more about online tuition.

Sim can teach in the following locations:


  • Kings Cross, Finsbury (west) (WC1X)
  • High Holborn (WC1V)
  • Gray’s Inn (WC1R)
  • Great Ormond Street Hospital (WC1N)
  • St Pancras (WC1H)
  • University College London (WC1E)
  • Bloomsbury, British Museum (WC1B)
  • New Oxford Street (WC1A)
  • Drury Lane, Aldwych (WC2B)
  • Lincoln’s Inn Fields, Royal Courts of Justice (WC2A)
  • Westminster

  • Somerset House (WC2R)
  • Charing Cross (WC2N)
  • Leicester Square (WC2H)
  • Covent Garden (WC2E)
  • St. James’s (SW1Y)
  • Belgravia, Knightsbridge (SW1X)
  • Belgravia (SW1W)
  • Vauxhall Bridge, Chelsea Bridge, Victoria Station, Pimlico (SW1V)
  • Victoria Station, the Houses of Parliament, Vauxhall Bridge, Pimlico (SW1P)
  • Buckingham Gate, Victoria St, Birdcage Walk (SW1H)
  • Buckingham Gate, Victoria Station (SW1E)
  • Whitehall, Buckingham Palace (SW1A)
  • Hammersmith and Fulham

  • Hammersmith, Ravenscourt Park (W6)
  • Shepherds Bush, White City (W12)
  • Fulham, Parson’s Green (SW6)
  • Kensington and Chelsea

  • Kensington, Holland Park (W8)
  • West Kensington, Kensington Olympia, Holland Park (W14)
  • Chelsea, Brompton, Knightsbridge (SW3)
  • Earl’s Court (SW5)
  • South Kensington, Knightsbridge (SW7)
  • West Brompton, Chelsea (SW10)
  • Lambeth

  • Clapham, Stockwell (SW4)
  • Stockwell, Brixton, Clapham (SW9)
  • Streatham, Norbury, Thornton Heath, Streatham Park, Furzedown, Streatham Vale, Pollards Hill (SW16)
  • Kennington, Vauxhall (SE11)
  • Wandsworth

  • Battersea, Clapham Junction (SW11)
  • Balham, Clapham South, Hyde Farm (SW12)
  • Putney, Roehampton University (SW15)
  • Tooting, Mitcham (SW17)
  • Wandsworth, Southfields, Earlsfield (SW18)
  • Richmond upon Thames

  • Barnes, Castelnau (SW13)
  • Mortlake, East Sheen (SW14)
  • Merton

  • Wimbledon, Colliers Wood, Southfields (SW19)
  • Merton Park, Raynes Park (SW20)
  • Southwark

  • Bankside, South Bank, Southwark, Bermondsey, Vauxhall (SE1)